social service director
Company: Pennypack Nursing and Rehabilitation Center
Posted on: November 23, 2021
Pennypack Nursing & Rehabilitation is searching for an
experienced Social Worker to join the team!Long term care
experience with the geriatric population is required for this
- Must possess the ability to make independent decision when
circumstances warrant such action.
- Must possess the ability to deal tactfully with personnel,
resident, family members, visitors, government agencies/personnel,
and the general public.
- Knowledge of elderly ill and/or disabled.
- Must have patience, tact, a cheerful disposition and
enthusiasm, as well as the willingness to handle difficult
- Must be able to relate information concerning a resident's
- Basic understanding of following step-by-step procedures.
- Follows and understands written and oral directions.
- Knowledge of equipment used in long-term care (e.g., lifts,
wheelchairs, Geri chairs, and scales).
- Must not pose a direct threat to the health or safety of other
individuals in the workplace.Education & Qualifications
- Must possess at a minimum a bachelor's degree from accredited
school in Social Work or related field.
- A physical examination and/or evidence from a physician
indicating freedom of communicable disease to be available upon
- Must be in good physical and mental health.
- Must be knowledgeable of social services practices, procedures,
laws, regulations and guidelines governing long-term care
- Ability to work independently or part of a group.
- Effectively communicate with others.The Company:
- We are a 54-bed facility offering long term care and short-term
- We provide exemplary customer service and top-quality care to
- We are committed to team-oriented outcomes and quality
- We value our employees by offering opportunities for career
- Health & Dental Insurance
- Paid time off (PTO)
- Continuous professional and clinical training
- Awards and recognition programs
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